Name: Robert POND
Birth: 1592 in Groton, Suffolk, England
Death: 20 DEC 1637 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Mass.
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Change Date: 27 AUG 2015
Robert and Mary Pond came from Groton, Suffolk, England to Massachusetts in 1630 with the Winthrop fleet of 11 ships. In this group was:
John Pond of Groton, Suffolk to Boston [returned to England]
Robert Pond of Groton, Suffolk to Dorchester [carpenter, d 1637]
Mrs. Mary Pond [wife of Robert; m 2nd John Blackman]
John and Robert are probably brothers. In a letter from Governor John Winthrop in Massachusetts to his oldest son back in Groton, England, soon after their arrival in America, he directs his son to tell "old Pond" that both his sons are well and remember their duty.
For a picture of his house in Dorchester, MA, see:
OR he died Oct 27, 1637.
His inventory is dated Dec 27, 1637.
Father: William POND
Mother: Judith GORDON
Mary Margaret ? b: ABT 1596 in England
18 NOV 1612
in Suffolk, England
- Samuel POND b: AFT 1612 in Groton, Suffolk Co, England
- Mary POND b: 1620
- Jonathan POND b: 1623
- Robert POND b: 1626 in Groton, Suffolk, England
- William POND b: 1628
- Sarah POND b: 1630
- Daniel POND b: ABT 1630 in Dedham, Norfolk Co, Mass
- Ephriam POND b: ABT 1630